AWAI Success Stories

Looking for a little inspiration? Read some of our most recent success stories below.

And if you want to meet some of the AWAI Members who are now living “the writer’s life” thanks to their hard work and dedicated persistence, be sure and visit our Wall of Fame.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Charmin Sterbenz

Charmin Sterbenz gives the inside scoop on what marketers really want in a writer.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Mary Jaksch

Hugely successful blogger Mary Jaksch shows you how to launch a fulfilling writer’s life.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Clayton Makepeace

Clayton Makepeace shares how to get over your writing fears once and for all.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Ben Settle

Famed email specialist Ben Settle explains why your writing pursuits should be fun.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Lori Haller

Master Graphic Designer Lori Haller shares a different side of the Barefoot Writing lifestyle.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: David Deutsch

Top copywriter David Deutsch reveals highly-effective ways to launch a profitable writing career.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Lorrie Morgan-Ferrero

Lorrie Morgan-Ferrero explains how she forged a radically unique trail in copywriting.

From Zero to Three-Figures … and Four-Figures Two Weeks Later

After participating in and winning multiple challenges, success is spiraling for Circle of Success Member Ricki Linksman. Find out what she did to achieve her goals and increase her income.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: John Forde

Award-winning copywriter John Forde talks about life as a writer in Paris.

Interview with a Barefoot Writer: Jennifer L. Armentrout

Best-selling novelist Jennifer L. Armentrout talks about the freedom in being an author.

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